16 Dec '12, 7pm

#peakoil Will Israel Sell its Natural Gas to China?: Several issues related to the production of natural gas in

Thus without a government decision, Israel may export its gas to China, which would have important strategic implications. The sale in itself is not necessarily problematic; disturbing here is the absence of a proper process that weighs the pros and cons of selling natural gas to specific potential customers. Thus it is possible that if materialized, this option may prevent the establishment of a partnership, even if through a third party, with other regional producers, should Egypt, the Palestinians, Lebanon, Cyprus, and possibly Syria, individually or collectively, decide that Europe is their preferred market. Israeli gas exports to Europe could be leveraged to prevent an economic boycott of Israel and help in the long run to upgrade Israel’s formal relations with the EU. Cooperating in major economic regional ventures cannot substitute for a political process between Is...

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